One hundred years of genius
Join the San Francisco Symphony as they celebrate 100 years of the genius of Bernstein, one of America's foremost composers. Featuring the joy of Divertimento and the glorious range of his Serenade, this is one program Bernstein fans and aficionados will not want to miss.
Originally composed in tribute to the Boston Symphony Orchestra on their centenary, Divertimento is an ebullient piece that uses his signature style of blending styles to create an intriguing and highly entertaining work.
Also featured is his Serenade a piece that draws on Plato's Symposium and Shostakovich's magnificent 5th Symphony.